Boston police detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man in connection with an ongoing homicide investigation.
The fatal shooting occurred Dec. 19 in Dorchester, according to a press release on bpdnews.com. Officers from District C-11 responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 344 Bowdoin St. The 17-year-old victim, identified as Phillip Demings of Weymouth, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Boston Police Department homicide detectives at 617-343-4470.Those who wish to do so anonymously can call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).
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